Motorcycle driver dies Monday morning after being struck by high-speeding car

FILE — Police said an investigation includes suspected impairment.
FILE — Police said an investigation includes suspected impairment.(Source: MGN)
Published: May. 22, 2023 at 8:52 AM CDT
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KANSAS CITY, Mo. (KCTV) - Police confirmed one person died in an overnight crash between a car and a motorcycle.

The Kansas City, Missouri, Police Department stated a white BMW 328i was headed eastbound on Truman Road at a high rate of speed just before 2 a.m.

As it entered the intersection of Truman and Indiana Avenue, the vehicle crashed into a black Yamaha V Star motorcycle.

The motorcycle driver, who was not wearing a helmet, was ejected and pronounced dead at the scene.

UPDATE: On Wednesday, police identified 20-year-old Robert D. Lewis as the man killed in the crash.

Police said an investigation includes suspected impairment.